Linda Lou Schimmel

November 30, 2016

Linda Lou Schimmel 78, of Frankfort, Ind., died at 10:50 p.m. November 30, 2016 at Mulberry Health & Retirement Community.  Born March 16, 1938 in Kentucky to Buley & Doris (Emberton) Bartley. She married James F. Schimmel on October 2, 1954 in Frankfort and he survives. Linda attended Forest School.  She was a homemaker and also worked at several restaurants, Twin Gables and Carr Cabinet Company.  She also was a seasonal worker for Marvin Mann, Del Monte and Jules Simon.  Linda was a member of Eagles Auxiliary.   She enjoyed garage sales, auctions and loved her children and grandchildren.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Monday, December 5, 2016 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Service will begin at 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the 100 Wing of Mulberry Health & Retirement Community.

Survived by:

Husband: James F. Schimmel of Frankfort, 3 Daughters: Sherry D. (Shane L.) Vanlandingham of Lebanon, Cordilia J. ‘Cordy’ Boyer of Frankfort, Carolyn S. Shepherd of Mulberry, Son: James F. Schimmel Jr. of Frankfort, Sister: Betty Reger of Michigantown, 10 Grandchildren and Several Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Freedela Reed, great grandson, Wyatt Alan Fausett, 2 brothers, Raymond & James T. Bartley and son-in-law, Garry Boyer.


Leave your Condolences

11 Condolences for “Linda Lou Schimmel”

  1. Deanna Vice December 1, 2016 at 8:01 pm

    Jennie, I am so sorry to hear this. As I read this, I remember all the good times we had at your grandmas. Especially riding our bikes out to their house from yours. And the big hill!! Miss those days. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers. Love ya!

  2. Shellie Bates December 1, 2016 at 11:25 pm

    Sorry for the loss of your mother.

  3. Pat/Sis Schimmel/Baughman December 2, 2016 at 7:18 am

    So sorry for your loss, I hope you find peace in knowing she is in God’s hands now and she is not suffering any more. Love Sis

  4. Barbara Walters Fausett and Fausett family December 2, 2016 at 9:43 am

    Sherry and family
    We are sorry for the loss of your Mother. May God comfort you and give you peace. Your family is in our prayers.

  5. Jim& Gloria Hite December 2, 2016 at 9:49 am

    I am sorry to hear about your loss. I know she is in a much better place and you will all see her again someday.

  6. Sandy & Marty Bailey December 2, 2016 at 1:10 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. Nothing holds a candle to the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  7. Joyce Estes December 2, 2016 at 3:17 pm

    So sorry for your families loss. Would have liked to pay my respect but unfortunately I will be out of town having test run in Drs office.

  8. Tom Nisen December 2, 2016 at 9:09 pm

    I’m sorry for your loss, Cordy.
    She’s with God now.

  9. Angela Sceggell December 4, 2016 at 5:51 pm

    We want to express our heartfelt sympathy to the Schimmel family. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    We send our love and prayers to all. Sorry we will not be able to attend the funeral service due to a medical appointment.
    Rosemary Shuler
    Angela Sceggell and Family
    Darla Glovacki and Family

  10. Darla Glovacki December 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm

    We want to express our heartfelt sympathy for your loss. Linda will be dearly loved and missed by all who loved and knew her.
    We are sorry we cannot attend the service, due to a medical appointment. We will keep you all in are hearts and prayers.


    Rosemary Shuler
    Angela Sceggell and family
    Darla Glovacki and family

  11. Steven “Tiny” Timmons December 5, 2016 at 8:43 am

    I am so sorry for your loss. Lots of fond memories of your family over the years. Rest in peace Mrs. Schimmel.

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